View of automobiles toppled by flood outside of the Bohemian Gardens nightclub on Mission Road, just north of the Los Angeles County General Hospital (at 1200 N. State St). A woman is crouched over looking at one of the cars on the right. A high earth embankment with a ruined wooden fence at the top is in the background. This local flooding was caused by the failure of an old reservoir above Bohemian Gardens, which released a great body of water into the parking lot.
This photograph, cropped, appears with Los Angeles Time article, August 6, 1931, Widows at Clark Trial Say Husbands Unarmed, Relicts of Murdered Pair Tell Their Stories, Testimony Deals Blow to Defense; Suspect Remanded to Jail; Other Witnesses Heard
Two men stare at large trophy that sits atop a table. The trophy reads, "Hans Grassl, Perpetual Chess Trophy, Presented to Exposition Chess Club, Los Angeles, California." There is no associated newspaper article.